Action TU1208 

Civil Engineering Applications of Ground Penetrating Radar

COST Success Story


We are proud to present in this section of the website some deliverables of  the COST Action TU1208. In particular, here you will find:

  • The open-access Education Pack,  a package of educational resources to teach  GPR  in the University.

Latest Published Papers

Working Group 1:

V. Ferrara, A. Pietrelli, S. Chicarella, L. Pajewski, GPR/GPS/IMU system as buried objects locator, Measurement (Elsevier), 2017, in press, doi: 10.1016/j.measurement.2017.05.014

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Working Group 2:

X. Dérobert, J. F. Lataste, J.-P. Balayssac, S. Laurens, Evaluation of chloride contamination in concrete using electromagnetic ndt methods, NDT & E International, vol. 89, pp. 19-29, July 2017, doi: 10.1016/j.ndteint.2017.03. 006

A. Benedetto, F. Tosti, L. Bianchini Ciam-poli, A. Calvi, M. G. Brancadoro, A. Alani, “Railway ballast condition assessment using ground-penetrating radar:  An experimental, numerical simulation and modelling development,” Construction and Building Materials, vol. 140, pp. 508–520, June 2017, doi: 10. 1016/j.conbuildmat.2017.02.110

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Working Group 3:

C. Warren, S. Sesnic, A. Ventura, L. Pajewski, D. Poljak, A. Giannopoulos, “Comparison of time-domain Finite-Difference, Finite-Integration, and Integral-Equation methods for dipole radiation in half-space environments,” Progress in Electromagnetic Research M (PIER M), vol. 57, pp. 175’183, 2017, doi: 10.2528/PIERM17021602

M. Salucci, L. Poli, N. Anselmi, and A. Massa, Multifrequency Particle Swarm Optimization for Enhanced Multiresolution GPR Microwave Imaging, IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, vol. 55(3), pp. 1305-1317, March 2017, doi: 10.1109/TGRS.2016.2622061

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Working Group 4:

J. Jezova, L. Mertens, S. Lambot,Ground-penetrating radar for observing tree trunks and other cylindrical objects,” Construction and Building Materials, vol. 123, pp. 214-225, October 2016, doi: 10.1016/j. conbuildmat.2016.07.005

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For information concerning COST Action TU1208 and TU1208 GPR Association, please take contact with the Chair of the Action and President of the Association, Prof. Lara Pajewski. From 4 April 2013 to 3 October 2017, this website was supported by COST, European Cooperation in Science and Technology - COST is supported by the EU RTD Framework Programme Horizon2020. TU1208 Members are deeply grateful to COST for funding and supporting COST Action TU1208. As of 4 October 2017, this website is supported by TU1208 GPR Association, a non-profit association stemming from COST Action TU1208.